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[audio]Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
Keywords: Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team at NASA/GSFC
This MODIS true-color image shows potions of Kazakhstan (top) and Kyrgyzstan at the bottom. The lake at the top of the image is Lake Balkash. Sensor: Terra/MODIS. Data Start Date: 5/30/01.
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Lake Balkhash, Kazakhstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
This MODIS image of southeastern Kazakhstan (top) and northern Kyrgyzstan (bottom) shows Kazakhstan9s narrow, arcing Lake Balkhash. At the western end of the lake the Ili river empties in. Farther east, the smaller Karatol comes in. To the south are the rugged, snow-laden Tien-Shan Mountains. This image was acquired by MODIS on May 5, 2002. Sensor: Terra/MODIS. Data Start Date: 5/5/02.
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Balqash Koli, Kazakhstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team
This true-color MODIS image shows Lake Balkhash in Kazakhstan. The large river at the southwestern end of the lake is the Ili River. To its northeast is the Karatol River. Lake Balkhash has no outlets, and it is highly saline as a result. At the bottom of the image is Ysyk Kol, a large mountain lake in Kyrgyzstan. Sensor: Terra/MODIS. Data Start Date: 7/10/01.
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
Downloads: 5
[texts]Kirghizia; complete transformation of former backward colony. - Dikambaev, Kazy Dikambaevich
Part of the series of pamphlets on how each SSR was implementing the 1959-65 7-year plan
Keywords: communism; Kyrgyzstan; Soviet Union
Downloads: 298
[texts]New data on Dolichopodidae (Diptera) from Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan - Negrobov O.P. & Grichanov I.Ya.
The faunistic data of the results of collecting dolichopodids (8 species) in different regions of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan during 1978â1979 are presented. From 8 species seven are recorded for Kyrgyzstan and one from Kazakhstan for the first time.
Keywords: Diptera; Dolichopodidae; fauna; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan
Downloads: 137
[texts]Le régime patriarcal et le droit coutumier des Kirghiz d'après l'étude entreprise sous les auspices du gouvernement russe par général N.-I. Grodekoff - Dingelstedt, Victor
"Extrait de la Revue générale du droit"
Keywords: Customary law -- Kyrgyzstan; Domestic relations -- Kyrgyzstan; Kyrgyzstan -- Social life and customs
Downloads: 511
[image]Floods along the Syr Darya River, Kazakhstan (false color) - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Winter ice and a failure to observe regional water use agreements trigged floods along the mighty Syr Darya River in Southern Kazakhstan. At least 200 families living in communities around Qyzylorda, shown here, were forced to evacuate when the river burst its banks.The Syr Darya is an important resource in Central Asia, providing water for farming and hydroelectric power. In early January, representatives from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan met to plan water usage to prevent regional flo...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Uzbekistan
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[image]Taklimakan Desert (Western China), Eastern Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
In northwestern China, the Taklimakan Desert sits like a bowl of sand rimmed by towering mountain ranges. The mountains take turns blocking moisture from the Taklimakan, though some water runs off from both the Tien Shan range to the north and the Kunlun range to the south, making small gray-green deltas scattered around the eastern side of the desert. At the upper left of the image, Kazakhstan9s Balkhash Lake remains ice covered on its eastern half...
Keywords: Where -- China; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Taklimakan Desert (Western China), Eastern Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
In northwestern China, the Taklimakan Desert sits like a bowl of sand rimmed by towering mountain ranges. The mountains take turns blocking moisture from the Taklimakan, though some water runs off from both the Tien Shan range to the north and the Kunlun range to the south, making small gray-green deltas scattered around the eastern side of the desert. At the upper left of the image, Kazakhstan9s Balkhash Lake remains ice covered on its eastern half...
Keywords: Where -- China; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Syr Darya River Overflows - Image courtesy Jacques Descloitres, at NASA GSFC
Winter ice and a failure to observe regional water use agreements trigged floods along the mighty Syr Darya River in Southern Kazakhstan. At least 200 families living in communities around Qyzylorda, shown here, were forced to evacuate when the river burst its banks.The Syr Darya is an important resource in Central Asia, providing water for farming and hydroelectric power. In early January, representatives from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan met to plan water usage to prevent regional flo...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Uzbekistan
Downloads: 5
[image]Floods along the Syr Darya River, Kazakhstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Winter ice and a failure to observe regional water use agreements trigged floods along the mighty Syr Darya River in Southern Kazakhstan. At least 200 families living in communities around Qyzylorda, shown here, were forced to evacuate when the river burst its banks.The Syr Darya is an important resource in Central Asia, providing water for farming and hydroelectric power. In early January, representatives from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan met to plan water usage to prevent regional flo...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Uzbekistan
Downloads: 3
[movies]Asian Cafe and Bakery samsas
This is the process of making a Central Asian pastry called a "samsa."
Keywords: Samsa; Central Asian; Kyrgyzstan; Uzbekistan; Russian
Downloads: 25
[image]Dust storm in Taklimakan Desert, Western China - Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Plumes of dust were being pulled from the Tian Shan Mountains and across the Taklimakan Desert basin in western China on March 26, 2004, when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Aqua satellite captured this image. The image is unusual in that it shows the very beginnings of a dust storm. Typically, the basin fills with dust so that the source of the storm can't be identified...
Keywords: Where -- China; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
Downloads: 4
[texts]Distribution records of vascular plants in Kyrgyzstan - Alexander Sennikov & Georgy Lazkov
Distribution records in vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan on the basis of herbarium specimens and observations. Many specimens were collected in common expeditions of the Botanical Museum, Finnish Museum of Natural History (H) and the Institute of Biology and Soil Science, National Academy of Sciences, Bishkek, in 2009-2011, and kept at H. Other specimens were added from the collections of the Institute of Biology and Soil Science (FRU), Komarov Botanical Institute (LE), Institute of botany in Tashk...
Keywords: Central Asia; Kyrgyzstan; vascular plants; distribution; georeferences
Downloads: 60
[audio]We Are the Consul
Herro Asia, Chinese Consul, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Annoying
Keywords: Herro Asia; Chinese Consul; Bishkek; Kyrgyzstan; Annoying
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[texts]Kyrgyz_Republic_Customs_Declaration - The Kyrgyz Republic
Customs Declaration form for the Kyrgyz Republic; Form 646-5000.000.Dimensions are: 5 7/8" width by 3 5/8" height. No copyright notice Public Domain as this is a government published document. Etext created by Gerard Arthus.
Keywords: kyrgyz republic; kyrgyzstan; central asia; customs declaration
Downloads: 248
[image]Kyrgyzstan - Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Silvery snow highlights the Tian Shan and Pamir Alay Mountains that dominate Kyrgyzstan, image center. As this image shows, about 95 percent of this Central Asian republic is covered with mountains. Its highest point is Pik Pobedy, or Victory Peak, on its extreme eastern boarder, with an impressive elevation of 24,406 feet (7439 meters), 4,620 feet lower than Mount Everest. Nestled between the Küngey Alatau and the Terskey Alatau ranges in eastern Kyrgyzstan is Lake Issyk-Kul, the world’s sec...
Keywords: Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- China; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- Uzbekistan
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[image]Central Asia - Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Scattered fires, represented by red pixels, are spread across southeastern Kazakhstan and northwestern China in this Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) image taken by the Terra satellite on April 1, 2004. The fires were probably started by farmers clearing their fields for spring planting, though much of the region still appears to be frozen. The large crescent of Balqash Lake, top right, is frosted with ice, and the “v” formed by the Borohoro Shan (top) and the Tian Shan ...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- China; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Easternmost Uzbekistan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Snowy mountains and greener plains are prominent in this MODIS true-color image acquired April 8, 2002. The snowy mountains form a border between Western China, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan, while the two large lakes in the east lie just inside Easternmost Uzbekistan. The southern portion of Kazakhstan can be seen at the very top of the image. Sensor: Terra/MODIS. Data Start Date: 4/8/02. Data End Date: 4/8/02.
Keywords: Where -- China; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Kazakhstan
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[audio]Identity via Something Bigger than Self - Fr. Vazken Movsesian
Next Step #107: Remember when “Rolling Stone” was counter-culture and war was unpopular? Developing identity in a changing world – (http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2010/07/the-end-of-men/8135/). The World Cup, Wimbledon and the Lakers – lessons on bringing peace and love to Kyrgyzstan and Darfur and rejecting bad-religion. Thoughts from inside the funeral procession: continuing to build the Virtual Church...
Keywords: Identity; Virtual Church; Culture; developing world; war; Darfur; Kyrgyzstan
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[image]Fires across central Kazakhstan - Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Several large fires were burning in arid landscape of central Kazakhstan on June 21, 2004, when the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on the Terra satellite acquired this image. Dark brown burn scars around the fires (marked with red dots) show where the fires have already burned. The top of the image is dominated by south central Kazakhstan. Uzbekistan is in the bottom left corner of the image, and Kyrgyzstan forms the bottom right corner...
Keywords: Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Tajikistan
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[image]Snow across Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan - Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
The deep sapphire blue waters of Ysyk Kötand out clearly against the white, snow-covered mountains of eastern Kyrgyzstan in this image. Ysyk Kös one of the world’s largest mountain lakes, covering 6,220 square kilometers. The waters are a dark blue largely because of the lake’s depth—up to 702 meters in places. The lake is fed by mountain streams from the Tian Shan in the south and the Kyrgyz Range in the north.The top half of the image shows southeastern Kazakhstan...
Keywords: What -- Sapphire; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- China
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[texts]Freedom_Eurasia_Professional_Exchanges_Program_FY_2003_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a U.S. Department of State Freedom Support Educational Partnerships Program FY 2003 grant proposal for Freedom Eurasia Professional Exchanges Program. Created for 2003; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height; 28 pages. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2002
Downloads: 61
[audio]Podcast 9 - Almaty - Earthbound Astronauts
Yet again, a blog and podcast is more then overdue! We have navigated our way through the deserts of Mongolia, circumvented the world’s second largest saline lake in Kyrgyzstan and arrived in the home country of Borat, Kazakhstan. The Earthbound Astronauts have truly landed in Central Asia, pleasantly overwhelmed by antics!
Keywords: Anitcs; earthbound; astronauts; mongolia; ulaanbaatar; kyrgyzstan; bishkek; travel
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[texts]Virtual_Library_And_On_Line_Education_Project_FY_2003_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a U.S. Department of State Freedom Support Educational Partnerships Program FY 2003 grant proposal for a Central Asian Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project. Created for 2003; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height; 9 pages. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2003
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[texts]APDU_Conference_Paper_Presentation_Application_And_Confirmation_Central_Asia_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a proposal for a paper on a Central Asian Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project. Created 7 May 2003; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License. a href="http://OpenEducation.org" rel="nofollow">http://OpenEducation.org Go to the above site to find out more about the digitization of this item and the on-going attempt to help make 'Knowledge' and 'Information' available to ever...
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2003
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[texts]Bilingualism_As_The_Social_Capital_Of_Interethnic_Tolerance_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a U.S. Department of State Freedom Support Educational Partnerships Program FY 2003 grant proposal for a study of Bilingualism As The Social Capital of Inter-ethnic Tolerance. Created 31 March 2003; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height; 23 pages. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; education; ethnic; tolerance; culture; digital; 2003
Downloads: 269
[texts]Central_Asian_States_Virtual_Library_And_On_Line_Education_Project_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a U.S. Department of State grant proposal for a Central Asian Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project. Created 4 December 2002; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height and weight 190grams. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2002
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[texts]Central_Asian_States_Virtual_Library_And_OnLine_Education_Project_Proposal_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a proposal for a paper on a Central Asian Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project. Created 7 May 2003; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2003
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[texts]Central_Asian_States_Virtual_Library_And_On_Line_Education_Project_ Draft_ - Gerard Arthus
This is a U.S. Department of State draft grant proposal for a Central Asian Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project. Created 4 December 2002; dimensions are 8 1/2" width by 11 1/2" height. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: Central Asia; kyrgyzstan; on line; education; virtual; library; digital; 2002
Downloads: 94
[texts]Russian Central Asia, including Kuldja, Bokhara, Khiva and Merv (Volume 1) - Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919
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Keywords: Kyrgyzstan; Russia -- Description and travel; Asia, Central -- Description and travel
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[texts]Russian Central Asia, including Kuldja, Bokhara, Khiva and Merv (Volume 2) - Lansdell, Henry, 1841-1919
26 45
Keywords: Kyrgyzstan; Russia -- Description and travel; Asia, Central -- Description and travel
Downloads: 1,738
[movies]Understanding Central Asia - S L James
UNDERSTANDING CENTRAL ASIA A series of interviews with academics on the former Soviet Central Asia republics, Afghanistan and Xinjiang, China. Afghanistan: Dr Antonio Giustozzi, London School of Economics Kazakhstan: Dr Bhavna Dave, School of Oriental and African Studies Kyrgyzstan: Dr Nick Megoran, University of Newcastle upon Tyne Tajikistan: Dr John Heathershaw, University of Exeter Turkmenistan: Dr Michael Denison, University of Leeds Uzbekistan: Dr Sean Roberts, George Washington University...
Keywords: understanding; central; asia; Afghanistan,Tajikistan; Kyrgyzstan; Uzbekistan; Turkmenistan; Kazakhstan
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[texts]Virtual_Library_and_On_Line_Educational_Environment - Gerard Arthus
This is a flow chart: The Virtual Library and On-Line Education Environment, presented at The First International Conference in Public Finance and Fiscal Policies in Transitional Economies, 16 April, 2004; Manas University, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: garthus; gerard arthus; manas university; bishkek; kyrgyz republic; kyrgyzstan; Virtual Library; On-Line education
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[image]Syr Darya River Overflows: Natural Hazards - NASA -- NASA Image Of The Day
Winter ice and a failure to observe regional water use agreements trigged floods along the mighty Syr Darya River in Southern Kazakhstan. At least 200 families living in communities around Qyzylorda, shown here, were forced to evacuate when the river burst its banks. The Syr Darya is an important resource in Central Asia, providing water for farming and hydroelectric power. In early January, representatives from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan met to plan water usage to prevent regional f...
Keywords: What -- Terra; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC)
Downloads: 29
[texts]The_Virtual_Library_On_Line_Education_Project - Gerard Arthus
This is a presentation: The Virtual Library and On-Line Education Project, presented at The First International Conference in Public Finance and Fiscal Policies in Transitional Economies, 16 April, 2004; Manas University, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: garthus; gerard arthus; manas university; bishkek; kyrgyz republic; kyrgyzstan; Virtual Library; On-Line education
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[texts]Snow Leopard Sanctuary on the Silk Road - John D. Farrington
An article providing an overview of the Sarychat-Ertash State Nature Reserve in the Tian Shan Mountains of Issyk Kul Province, Kyrgyzstan. This little-known reserve is Kyrgyzstan's single most important site for the protection of the endangered Snow Leopard (Uncia uncia). Citation: Farrington, J.D. 2004. Snow leopard sanctuary on the Silk Road. National Parks and Protected Areas International Bulletin, no...
Keywords: Snow Leopard; Kyrgyzstan; Sarychat-Ertash; nature reserve; Tian Shan; biodiversity; protected areas; Uncia uncia
Downloads: 240
[texts]Transitional_Economies_ and_the_Myth_of_Democracy_and_the_Free_Market - Gerard Arthus
This is a paper: Transitional Economies and the Myth of Democracy and the Free-Market: American Dominance in the World Economic System, presented at The First International Conference in Public Finance and Fiscal Policies in Transitional Economies, 16 April, 2004; Manas University, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: garthus; gerard arthus; manas university; bishkek; kyrgyz republic; kyrgyzstan; economics; transitional economies
Downloads: 78
[texts]First_International_Conferance_Turkish_Manas_University_ - 2004
'Recent Economic Developments and Problems in the Transition Economies'. The First International Conference in Public Finance and Fiscal Policies in Transitional Economies, 16 April, 2004; Manas University, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic. This work is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: garthus; gerard arthus; manas university; bishkek; kyrgyz republic; kyrgyzstan; economics; transitional economies
Downloads: 196
[audio]Talking Borders: Ferghana Valley - S L James
Dr Nick Megoran, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK discusses Central Asian boundaries and in particular those of the Ferghana Valley. Part of the Talking Borders audio archive www.archive.org/details/borders
Keywords: Talking; Borders; Nick; Megoran; Ferghan; Valley; Central; Asia; borders; boundaries; territory; disputes; history; Stalin; Uzbekistan; Kyrgyzstan; nationalism; identity
Downloads: 36
[audio]Robert Fisk on Cindy Sheehan's Soapbox talks about the Middle East - sgl
From September 26, 2010, Cindy interviews British journalist, Robert Fisk, who has been living in the Middle East and reporting from there for decades. He is an English writer and journalist and has primarily been based in Beirut for more than 30 years. Fisk holds more British and International Journalism awards than any other foreign correspondent. Fisk has said that journalism must, "challenge authority, all authority, especially so when governments and politicians take us to war." Source: htt...
Keywords: Robert Fisk; Cindy Sheehan; Middle East; Journalism; Scott Horton; Kyrgyzstan; WikiLeaks; torture; human rights; Iraq; Donald Rumsfeld
Downloads: 79
[audio]Peterson Perspectives: Uprising in Kyrgyzstan - Peterson Institute for International Economics
Anders Åslund says the overthrow of President Baikyev was led by pro-democracy forces that will likely continue reforms and maintain ties with Washington.
Keywords: Kyrgyzstan; democracy; Bakiyev; international relations; Russia; United States; Anders Åslund; Peterson Institute; Institute for International Economics; PIIE; IIE
Downloads: 702
[texts]Open_Source_Software_Technological_Change - Gerard Arthus
This is a presentation at The First International Conference in Public Finance and Fiscal Policies in Transitional Economies, 'Open Source Software as an Agent for Technological Innovation: The Utlilization of Open Source Software and Technologies as Components for a Low-Cost Portal for Digitization and On-Line Education'. Presented 16 April 2004, Manas University, Bishkek Kyrgyzstan. This work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License.
Keywords: GA; garthus; Gerard Arthus; Bishkek; kyrgyzstan; literature; open source; creative commons; 2004 integrated management; idss; intelligent decision support system; management
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[image]Hindu Kush - Image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, at NASA GSFC
Once used by Alexander the Great in his effort to conquer the known world, the high-altitude passes of the Hindu Kush remain important trade and travel routes. Glaciers and heavy snowfall are ever-present features of these mountains, which rise to 7,692 meters (26,236 feet) in height.Straddling the borders between Pakistan, Afghanistan, and India, the Hindu Kush is heavily populated. Though the valleys are heavily irrigated, growing crops at such high altitudes and low temperatures is difficult...
Keywords: What -- Terra; What -- Indus; Where -- The Valley; Where -- Pakistan; Where -- Afghanistan; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Turkmenistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- China
Downloads: 36
[image]The Hindu Kush - Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
Once used by Alexander the Great in his effort to conquer the known world, the high-altitude passes of the Hindu Kush remain important trade and travel routes. Glaciers and heavy snowfall are ever-present features of these mountains, which rise to 7,692 meters (26,236 feet) in height.Straddling the borders between Pakistan, Afghanistan, and India, the Hindu Kush is heavily populated. Though the valleys are heavily irrigated, growing crops at such high altitudes and low temperatures is difficult...
Keywords: What -- Indus; Where -- The Valley; Where -- Pakistan; Where -- Afghanistan; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Turkmenistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- China
Downloads: 18
[image]Hindu Kush: Image of the Day - NASA -- Image courtesy Jeff Schmaltz, rapidfire.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov/ MODIS Land Rapid Response Team at NASA GSFC
Once used by Alexander the Great in his effort to conquer the known world, the high-altitude passes of the Hindu Kush remain important trade and travel routes. Glaciers and heavy snowfall are ever-present features of these mountains, which rise to 7,692 meters (26,236 feet) in height. Straddling the borders between Pakistan, Afghanistan, and India, the Hindu Kush is heavily populated. Though the valleys are heavily irrigated, growing crops at such high altitudes and low temperatures is difficult...
Keywords: What -- Terra; Where -- Tajikistan; Where -- China; What -- Indus; Where -- The Valley; Where -- Pakistan; Where -- Afghanistan; Where -- Kazakhstan; Where -- Uzbekistan; Where -- Turkmenistan; Where -- Kyrgyzstan
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[movies]Matt Segal, Jim Aikman: The Kyrgyzstan Project - 6/14/2012 - FRB/CLIMBTALK
mb sits down with Jim Aikman and Matt Segal at the Ideal Market Movie Night to discuss their latest project. The Kyrgyzstan Project is a short film that was shot in August of 2011 in the Ak Su Valley of Kyrgyzstan. The film follows climbers Eric DeCaria, Matt Segal and climber/videographer John Dickey as they leave their comfortable lives in Boulder CO and travel to the remote alpine rock mecca of Kyrgyzstan...
Keywords: segal-aikman-6-14-2012; Kyrgyzstan Project; Ak Su Valley, Kyrgyzstan; Matt Segal; mattsegal.com; Eric Decaria; John Dickey; Jim Aikman; jimaikman.com; Michael Francis Brooks; FRB; frontrangebouldering.com; CLIMBTALK; climbtalk.com; climbing; rock climbing; alpine rock climbing; adventure; Big Wall climbing; Rocky Mountain climbing media mavens; Boulder, Colorado; Boulder lifestyle; Rocky Mountain lifestyle; mb; Ideal Market; wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/alpineideal; Movie Night
Downloads: 135
[audio]CLIMBTALK - John Dickey & Jesse Huey - 7/6/2012 - FRB/CLIMBTALK
John Dickey and Jesse Huey in the Radio 1190 'Live' studio on CLIMBTALK. The world's first rock climbing radio show. Boulder, Colorado. John talks about being kidnapped in Central Asia with Tommy Caldwell and Beth Rodden by the Islamic militants. Jesse talks about first ascenting in China. INTERVIEWEES: John Dickey & Jesse Huey DATE: 7/6/2012, 10 PM LOCATION: KVCU 1190 AM radio station, University Memorial Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado INTERVIEWERS: Michael Francis Brooks & D...
Keywords: climbtalk-7-6-2012; Radio 1190; KVCU 1190 AM; radio1190.org; CLIMBTALK; climb talk radio; Michael Francis Brooks; Dave McAllister; pumpfactoryroad.com; University of Colorado; Boulder, Colorado; climbing; rock climbing; photography; expedition climbing; Kara-suu Valley of southeastern Kyrgyzstan; Kyrgyzstan Project; John Dickey; dickeyphoto.com; Jesse Huey; Matt Segal; Rocky Mountain climbing media mavens; Boulder lifestyle; Rocky Mountain lifestyle; mb; FRB; frontrangebouldering.com; Tommy Caldwell; militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan; Kyrgyzstan climbing; Central Asia; Beth Rodden; adventure climbing; kidnapped by Islamic militants in Central Asia
Downloads: 228
[texts]From the city of Frunze to the river of Elbe. - Publishing house of "Kyrgyzstan", USSR
A fighting way of the 385th Krichevsky shooting division. The collection of war memoirs. Publishing house of "Kyrgyzstan", the city of Frunze, 1985.
Keywords: RussTV; Great Patriotic War; USSR; Russia; Belorussia; Kyrgyzstan; The Kirghiz Soviet Socialist Republic; the city of Frunze; Moscow; Poland; Germany; Red Army; soviet; war heroes; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945; war memoirs
Downloads: 255
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